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Solving some of the world’s greatest fairy tale mysteries may just be the next breakthrough for young forensic investigators in Indianapolis. Did the big bad wolf actually blow down the three little pigs’ houses? Is Cinderella really the owner of the...
Jul 14 2015
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Graduate and professional students joined their undergraduate counterparts in campus recognition this spring when a new awards program—the Elite 50—was unveiled. Eight School of Science graduate students were honored as an Elite 50, and one placed in the...
May 18 2015
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INDIANAPOLIS-- Numerous School of Science students, faculty and staff were recognized during the 41st annual Honors Convocation on April 11 in downtown Indianapolis. The event honored scholarship winners and outstanding students across all science...
May 11 2015
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INDIANAPOLIS – Randall Roper, Ph.D., was awarded the 2015 Alvin S. Bynum Mentor Award for Faculty at the IUPUI Chancellor’s Academic Honors Convocation on April 24.The Bynum Mentor Award is given each year to outstanding academic mentors who have...
Apr 27 2015
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Eleven Science students named to the Top 20  Corinne Blackburn, shown with Chancellor Charles Bantz, was named Most Outstanding Female Student at the IUPUI Top 100 program.INDIANAPOLIS – Corinne Blackburn, a School of Science senior, was named the...
Apr 13 2015
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The School of Science announced today that 41 of its students will be recognized by the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Alumni Council and the Student Organization for Alumni Relations at the Top 100 Outstanding Students Recognition...
Mar 9 2015
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Jason Meyer, assistant professor of biology in the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, has received a National Institutes of Health grant to study how glaucoma develops in stem cells created from skin...
Feb 19 2015
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Susan Walsh, Ph.D., a forensic geneticist in the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, has been awarded a $1.1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Justice's National Institute of Justice to develop...
Jan 15 2015
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With a record-breaking 20 participants, the fifth annual Indianapolis Brain Bee on Saturday, December 6, at IUPUI was the largest to date, providing a stiff competition for all contestants. In the end, Fishers High School senior Michaela Breach was named...
Dec 11 2014
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INDIANAPOLIS -- High school students from across the state will test their knowledge of the human brain and nervous system in the fifth annual Brain Bee competition Saturday, December 6, at Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)....
Oct 28 2014